Matthew Earney
Matthew Earney
Height: 5-11
Year: Jr.
Hometown: San Diego, Calif.
High School: Del Norte


Cross Country

  • 5th on team at Riverside Invitational (27:51.50)
  • 5th on team at Mustang Challenge (27:54.90)
  • 3rd on team at Pomona-Pitzer Invite (28:07.60)
  • 5th on team at SCIAC Championships (28:28.80)
  • 3rd on team at Pomona-Pitzer Invite (28:07.60)


Cross Country

  • 3rd on team at Riverside Invitational (26:58)
  • 3rd on team at SCIAC Multi-Duals (28:31.12)
  • 5th on team at NCAA Regionals (27:03.50)

Research and STEM Activities
Built and prgrammed autonomous robots to complete tasks at UC San Diego.

Prior to Caltech
National Merit Scholar Finalist...National Honor Society...AP Scholar...Nighthawk Scholar...Athletic Scholar...Del Norte Peer Distinguished Tutor...Student Recognition  Certificate of Merit for Demonstrating Exemplary Character...XC Varsity Coaches Award...XC Varsity Most Improved...XC Palomar Leauge Champions...XC Avocado East Leauge Champions...XC Second Team All-Leauge...XC CIF State Qualifier...Track and Field CIF San Diego Section Finals Individual Scorer...Track and Field Second Team All-Leauge.

Son of John and Kristin...Has two younger sisters, Amanda and Sara...plays the clarinet and bass clarinet.